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Old 2nd July 2006, 20:33   #1
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is there another way to get high speed fan without buying new one
 
Old 2nd July 2006, 21:11   #2
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You mean turn a standard fan into a high-speed fan? You can overvolt the fan, but you risk burning it up or wearing it out faster...
 
Old 3rd July 2006, 06:31   #3
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how to overvolt the fan?
 
Old 3rd July 2006, 15:08   #4
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DO yourself a favour, and buy a new high-speed (or better: high flow/high pressure) fan instead of overvolting an old one.
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Old 3rd July 2006, 17:32   #5
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i already buy fan from cooler master at 4300RPM but how can i overvolt the other fan
 
Old 3rd July 2006, 18:40   #6
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Why in god's name do you need more than 4000rpm? Hell, 40mm fans run at 4000-5000rpm, 80-120mms run at 1000-2000 for a reason. I dont know the size of the fan your trying to overvolt but most likley you'll just end up creating more noise and not even a -1c gain.
 
Old 4th July 2006, 05:58   #7
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i just love speeeed man
 
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Most all desktop fans run on 12 volt which is highest DC voltage rail the power supply provides; you cannot overvolt; you can undervolt.

The same applies to your $10 bill; you cannot buy anything over $10, you certainly can spend less.

Even if you find a way to overvolt; it won't be long you will have to replace the dead fan.
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Old 4th July 2006, 12:02   #9
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actually i want high air flow-low speed fan
 
Old 4th July 2006, 12:23   #10
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doesn't everybody?
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